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VIZpin to develop 'almost DIY' offering

June 29, 2016Martha Entwistle

LANCASTER, Pa.—VIZpin, formerly ECKey, is planning to develop an “almost DIY” option for its access control product, which turns your phone into your key.Paul Bodell, VIZpin president and founder, told Security Systems News that VIZpin is totally committed to the channel, but at the same time “everything is going DIY.”VIZpin plans to make the device so easy to install that “locksmiths and maintenance people will be able to install the devices in addition to security...

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ECKey launches cloud-based access control, visitor management

September 16, 2013SSN Staff

LANCASTER, Pa.—ECKey's new Smartphone access control and visitor management service increases convenience, productivity and security by allowing property managers to send encrypted electronic keys to anyone using a free app, the company said in a Sept. 13 news release. “ECKey and VIZpin use the convenience of the cloud, the power of the Smartphone and reliability and convenience of Bluetooth to build systems on door at a time,” said Paul Bodell, ECKey president and CEO, in a prepared...

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ECKey expands sales and marketing team

February 5, 2013SSN Staff

LANCASTER, Pa.—ECKey, a provider of smartphone readers and access control systems, announced that it has expanded its sales and marketing team, according to a company statement. Amanda Hershey has joined the company as a marketing specialist managing marketing communications, social media initiatives and the ECKey Certified Partner Program. ECKey, which had two rounds of funding toward the end of 2012, also expanded its external sales team to include manufacturers' rep firms Midlantic Marketing...

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ECKey closes funding round

October 17, 2012Martha Entwistle

LANCASTER, Pa.—ECKey, a startup manufacturer of smartphone access-control readers and systems, has closed its first funding round, Paul Bodell, ECKey president, told Security Systems News.The closing of this A round of funding was for $500,000; a second closing, which will bring the total to $1 million, will be transacted by the end of the year, Bodell said.The investors include security industry veterans who know access control well. The principal investor is Egis LP—run by Robert Chefitz,...

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